Michael Oleksyk, MD

Michael S. Oleksyk, MD, FACP, CPE, CMPE
Vice President of Medical Affairs
Chief Medical Officer
Michael S. Oleksyk, M.D. serves as the Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer for Baptist Health Care. He also continues to practice as a hospitalist for the health system, following his passion for delivering care to patients and families. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, and previously practiced both inpatient and outpatient medicine for 25 years.

Dr. Oleksyk provides leadership and expertise on behalf of Baptist Leadership Group to our hospital and health system partners across the country. He focuses specifically on physicians and senior leadership teams, speaking and coaching on physician engagement to achieve patient-centered outcomes. He is a national speaker for the practice and shares his experience as a physician and leader to help colleagues embrace strategies and tactics to create and sustain a culture that is centered on the patient..

Prior to coming to Baptist Health Care, Dr. Oleksyk served as Medical Director for a large multi-specialty medical group comprised of 165 doctors. He has been a team physician for two professional basketball teams, a drug-testing officer for United States Olympic Committee and the International Amateur Athletic Federation, and a certified Sports Medicine physician for the United States Olympic Committee. He has conducted over 900 lectures nationally and is a recognized national speaker and expert on Venous Thromboembolic Disease.

Dr. Oleksyk received his Bachelor’s Degrees (Chemistry & Psychology) from Case Western Reserve University, and received his Medical Degree from Wright State University School of Medicine.  He completed his internship and residency training in Internal Medicine at Akron City Hospital in Akron,Ohio.